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Latest news from Express-Health and Life feed

  1. Insect bite warning: Three bugs living in the UK you should AVOID

    08.21 / 18:45 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    INSECT bites are usually harmless but can sometimes require hospital treatment. These include ticks, which left former rugby player Matt Dawson with Lyme…
  2. Cholesterol warning: An excessive amount of THIS could trigger a heart attack

    08.21 / 15:58 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    CHOLESTEROL is a fatty substance vital for the normal functioning of the body. However, if it crystallises, it can lead to a heart…
  3. Gym workout news: Doing THIS type of exercise can protect against heart disease

    08.21 / 14:29 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    GYM workouts are known to be beneficial for getting stronger and fitter, but they could save your life too. Aerobic exercise has been found by a study to protect against heart…
  4. Lyme disease symptoms in humans: Signs of the disease YOU could be missing

    08.21 / 14:29 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    LYME DISEASE is a bacteria infection spread to human when they are bitten by an infected…
  5. Supplement warning: Overdosing on THIS nutrient can trigger diabetes

    08.21 / 14:29 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    SUPPLEMENTS are already confusing enough - from knowing which ones to take, to differentiating between types with similar names. But popping the wrong one can have negative consequences, particularly when it comes to omega-3 and…
  6. Liquorice pills combat menopause but could pose a health risk

    08.21 / 12:41 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    WOMEN who take trendy liquorice pills to take some of the misery out of the menopause have been warned they can interfere with other…
  7. Fatty liver disease: Complex condition can also damage other organs

    08.21 / 12:41 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    NON-ALCOHOLIC fatty liver disease is a condition usually seen in people who are obese or…
  8. Heart disease risk: THIS fruit could hold the key to CURE for deadly condition

    08.21 / 11:19 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    HEART disease could be treated with medicines formed from using chemicals from the seed husks of avocados, experts have…
  9. What is Hepatitis E? Symptoms include stomach pain and dark urine

    08.21 / 09:59 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    HEPATITIS E is caused by the hepatitis E virus - which can infect both animals and…
  10. Back pain and fatigue? Symptoms could be warning sign of THIS form of arthritis

    08.21 / 08:29 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    ARTHRITIS - inflammation of the joints - and back pain, are symptoms of long term chronic condition Ankylosing spondylitis…
  11. Matt Dawson: I needed heart ops after contracting Lyme disease in a London park

    08.21 / 08:29 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    A QUESTION of Sport team captain and former England rugby captain Matt Dawson has revealed how he underwent heart surgery after being bitten by a…
  12. Hair loss diet: Eating THIS could slow down male pattern baldness

    08.21 / 06:46 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    HAIR loss - also known as alopecia - in men is commonly an inherited type called male pattern baldness. However, eating antioxidant-rich blueberries could slow down its…
  13. Stroke symptoms: This new technique could protect YOU from emergency episode

    08.21 / 04:08 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    STROKE symptoms can include slurred speech and an inability to raise arms above the head. The medical emergencies are hard to predict but now experts believe they have had a…
  14. Heart disease prevention: Eating THIS trendy breakfast can lower deadly cholesterol levels

    08.20 / 08:29 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    HEART disease can be triggered by high levels of “bad” cholesterol. However eating overnight oats for breakfast - as recommended by Ella Mills of Deliciously Ella - has been found by research to lower it…
  15. Supplement warning: Not enough of THIS vitamin past age of 60 risks bone fractures

    08.20 / 07:09 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    SUPPLEMENTS have become popular for providing a daily nutritional boost, and now include everything from vitamins and minerals, to protein powders and fish oils. But particular types are more important at certain stages in your life. This is what an expert says you should be taking during each decade to optimise your…
  16. Babies born to obese mothers at 'higher risk of asthma'

    08.20 / 00:20 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    BABIES born to obese mothers are 30 per cent more likely to have chest problems associated with asthma in later life, new research…
  17. Half a million UK children at risk from alcoholic parents

    08.20 / 00:20 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    HALF a million children in England are at high risk of harm from alcoholic…
  18. Male hair loss: Three ways to reduce YOUR risk of going bald

    08.19 / 19:15 express.co.uk Express-Health and Life
    MALE hair loss is a common problem due to an inherited sensitivity among many men to a particular hormone. However, there are steps you can take to reduce balding, including changes to diet and your grooming…